01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Late Victorian Cheval Mirror Attributed to Merklen Bros.

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Late Victorian Cheval Mirror Attributed to Merklen Bros., c. 1890, the rectangular beveled mirror within twisted openwork frame, with carved square details to corners and ropetwist border, on stand with further rope-twisting and shoe feet, ht. 70 1/2, wd. 27 3/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

Both stand and framed mirror have small scattered chips to outer edges and corners. Feet show signs of usage and the mirror has patches of age-related discoloration.

Keywords

Merklen Bros.